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The 2018 guide to SSD and HDD portable drives

The 2018 guide to SSD and HDD portable drives

Portable solutions, many shock-resistant, announced in Las Vegas this year suggest the need to access or save data on the go is growing. We pick some of the SSD…

Access Apple’s APFS volumes on a Windows PC

Access Apple’s APFS volumes on a Windows PC

In an ideal world files would be files, but reality is different:  Apple’s APFS file system is not readable on Windows PC, using the utilities available. Now it is…

HDDs reach 14TB, glass platters will be the future

HDDs reach 14TB, glass platters will be the future

Designed for different needs, the new hard drives from Seagate and Western Digital confirm the growing data needs but also point to changes in technology. Glass platters may be inside…

Corsair Neutron moves SSDs into the fast lane

Corsair Neutron moves SSDs into the fast lane

The CORSAIR Neutron NX500 NVMe PCIe SSD AIC boasts performance up to five times faster than traditional SATA 3.0 SSDs, connecting to your system via an available PCI Express…

OWC’s affordable & portable fast media solutions

OWC’s affordable & portable fast media solutions

OWC (Other World Computing) has been my go-to source for all my Mac memory upgrades and external storage options for years. So I was pleased to take on the…